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By Lawrence Hurley
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Friday postponed oral arguments scheduled for April as a result of the coronavirus and it remains unclear when several high-profile cases will be heard and decided.
The court, which already had delayed cases due to be argued in March, has yet to say how it plans to handle the cases, spokeswoman Kathy Arberg said in a statement. The court’s current term is due to conclude at the end of June.
Among the April cases to be delayed is a dispute over the complex U.S. presidential election system focusing on whether Electoral College electors are free to break their pledges to back the candidate who wins